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The Royal Ballet 2016/17 Season Announced

April 6, 2016

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The Royal Ballet 2016/17 Season Announced Today The Royal Ballet announced their plans for the 2016/17 season (marking 70 years since the Company reopened the Royal Opera House), which will include four world premieres and the return of Leanne Benjamin and Viviana Durante to coach Mayerling and Anastasia respectively. Darcey Bussell will return to coach […]

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS KYLIAN + PITE

October 15, 2013

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS KYLIAN + PITE   Featuring PNB premieres of Jiri Kylian’s Forgotten Land and Crystal Pite’s Emergence, plus the return of audience favorites Petite Mort and Sechs Tänze (Six Dances)  PNB welcomes two new dancers to the company with KYLIAN + PITE.   November 8 – 17, 2013 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall […]

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Announces 2013-2014 Line-Up

April 26, 2013

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Announces 2013-2014 Line-Up PNB Box Office Opens for 41st season ticket sales on Monday, July 15 Special Offer: NO SERVICE FEES through July 31   September 2013 – June 2014 Marion Oliver McCaw Hall 321 Mercer Street, Seattle Center Seattle, Washington 41st Season to feature two world premieres including a new work […]

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SCOTTISH BALLET UNVEILS PLANS UNDER NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR | Royal Ballet’s Kristen McNally to choreograph

September 12, 2012

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SCOTTISH BALLET UNVEILS PLANS UNDER NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR At a press conference held today, 12 September 2012, at Scottish Ballet headquarters in Glasgow and online to media across the world, Chief Executive Cindy Sughrue and incoming Artistic Director Christopher Hampson unveiled forthcoming plans and aspirations for the future of the company. “As Scotland’s national dance […]

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The National Ballet of Canada Celebrates 60th Anniversary Season with Western Canada Tour

August 31, 2011

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The National Ballet of Canada Celebrates 60th Anniversary Season with Western Canada Tour September 15 – October 4, 2011 Opening Night Ballet Talks with Karen Kain August 30, 2011… The National Ballet of Canada launches the 60th anniversary season with a six-city tour in Western Canada of an innovative mixed programme featuring the company premiere […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Emily Grizzell, Soloist, Royal Winnipeg Ballet

June 3, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Emily Grizzell, Soloist, Royal Winnipeg Ballet How do you prepare your pointe shoes ? Well, I wear Gaynor Minden pointe shoes now, and there isn’t a whole lot of prep required the way that there is with traditional shoes.  I do admit to putting them through the washing machine on occasion […]

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The National Ballet of Canada Performs in London, England at Sadler’s Wells in April 2013

April 11, 2011

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The National Ballet of Canada Performs in London, England at Sadler’s Wells in April 2013 Romeo and Juliet plus The Four Seasons and Emergence April 11, 2011… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced that the company will perform in London, England at Sadler’s Wells. The National Ballet will perform […]

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National Ballet of Canada’s 60th Anniversary Season announced

February 7, 2011

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World Premiere of Romeo and Juliet by Alexei Ratmanksy Opens 60th Anniversary Season Hamlet by Kevin O’Day – North American Premiere! Special Events in 2011/12 February 7, 2011… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the 60th anniversary season which features a new full-length production of Romeo and Juliet by Alexei […]

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National Ballet of Canada – Eight Debuts in Cinderella

October 18, 2010

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Eight Debuts in Cinderella November 11 to 20, 2010 October 7, 2010… Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for Cinderella, which includes eight debuts. Cinderella is onstage November 11 – 20, 2010 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. The opening performance on November […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Rebekah Rimsay, First Soloist, National Ballet of Canada

October 14, 2010

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Rebekah Rimsay, First Soloist, National Ballet of Canada Rebekah will dance a Stepsister, a role she created, in James Kudelka’s Cinderella. Celebrating her 20th anniversary dancing with the company, Rebekah’s vibrant and multi-faceted artistry ranges from the boisterously comic and intensely dramatic to the radiantly touching and coolly formal. She is able to […]

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Cupcakes & conversation with Chelsy Meiss, Corps de ballet, The National Ballet of Canada

September 24, 2010

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Chelsy Meiss, Corps de ballet, National Ballet of Canada  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ?   The fact that I can do what I love is enough. In the morning ballet class is where I am able to maintain and further my technique which motivates me to […]

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